Motion Picture Herald – September 22, 1956

Chances are, you’ve never heard of the magazine Motion Picture Herald. If you were a theater owner back in the day, you did. This was the source for all the dirt on movies coming up as well as performance of what was playing at that time. In the September 22 issue, Warner Brothers promoted Toward […]

Old Life Magazine Issues on Google

I’ve known about the Life Magazine photo archive on Google for a while, but I recently stumbled across something just as fun – full issues online. It looks like the archive starts around 1972 and goes through 1953 as of this post.

I remember trying to find the August 3, 1962 issue. Because there’s a […]

On The Threshold of Space Artwork

I recently ran into an interesting post on about artwork designed by Saul Bass and Al Kallis for On The Threshold of Space promo materials. If you’ve seen the opening credits of North By Northwest, you know Bass’ work.

Some interesting background and striking artwork that never quite made it as intended.

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